The Pain of Healing

Luke 19:28-40 What does it mean for God, in Christ, to intentionally enter into suffering?   As we gather together this morning on Palm Sunday, the day that transitions us from the season of Lent into Holy Week, this is the question we are left to reflect on. What does it mean for God, in … More The Pain of Healing

A Life of Love

Luke 4:21-30 1 Corinthians 13: 1-13 As I have shared before in sermons and elsewhere, I come from a family of Lutheran pastors, including both of parents. Because of this family dynamic, because of what a pastors life entails, my childhood experience was one in which you could pretty much guarantee, that on any given … More A Life of Love